Ruthenium: crystal structures

  • Space group: P63/mmc
  • Space group number: 194
  • Structure: hcp (hexagonal close-packed)
  • Cell parameters:
    • a: 270.59 pm
    • b: 270.59 pm
    • c: 428.15 pm
    • α: 90.000°
    • β: 90.000°
    • γ: 120.000°

You may view the structure of ruthenium:

rutheniumcrystal structure image (ball and stick style)
ruthenium crystal structure image (space filling style)

References

V. A. Finkel, M. I. Palatnik, and G. P. Kovtun, Phys. Met. Metall., 1971, 32, 231.

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